Cicely Tyson

Just shortly after losing a beloved pioneer in film and entertainment, Cicely Tyson, fans are plotting on who should star in her biopic. There are no official plans to release a biopic about the late actress and model, but her hopeful supporters mourn her loss by getting straight to casting business. 

In remembrance of the legendary model and actress, enjoy a gallery of her most beautiful moments over the years. Rest well, Cicely Tyson! 

The legendary actress won an Emmy and Tony Award and was the first Black actress to receive an honorary Oscar.

Living legend, fashion icon, resident grandmother, and actress Cicely Tyson turns 95 today. Before I finish this post, I’m sending a prayer to the ancestors to continue protecting this Queen. I’m almost positive if you look up “Black Excellence” in the dictionary, you will see Ms. Cicely as the default photo. At 95-years young, Ms. […]

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Cicely Tyson has become the first black woman to receive an honorary Oscar. According to VIBE, Tyson received the honor at the Academy’s 10th annual Governors Awards, which took place on Sunday (November 18th). Ava DuVernay introduced Tyson, while she received tributes from Oprah and Quincy Jones. Tyson has only been nominated for an Oscar once in her 67-year-long career, and that […]

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The White House names 21 Presidential Medal of Freedom honorees. President Obama said these individuals are an inspiration to everyone.

The legendary actress along with Richard Roundtree and music icon Dionne Warwick will receive lifetime achievements awards in the arts.

Thursday night, the Democratic National Convention culminated a presidential primary season that saw a self-proclaimed billionaire rise to prominence on the strength of bombastic rhetoric, thinly veiled racially charged comments, and the idea that America is broken and needs to be made “great again.” The same election cycle that produced Donald Trump has also produced Hillary Clinton, who […]

Big ups! To one of the screens all-time greats, Cicely Tyson, best known for her leading roles in ‘The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittamn’ and ‘Roots, was nominated for an academy Award for ‘Sounder.’ In 2013, she won a Tony Award for the Broadway revival of ‘The Trip to Bountiful.’ Cicely is among the six […]

Tracee Ellis Ross, the divine Cicely Tyson, Laila Ali, Tracey Edmonds and Hoda Kotb hit the red carpet at The 40th Annual Gracies Awards Gala and…